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Terri Miller departs from the Michigan Automobile Insurance Placement Facility after nearly 20 years

LIVONIA, Mich., April 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Michigan Automobile Insurance Placement Facility (MAIPF) today announced that Terri A. Miller, CPCU, its Executive Director, will depart after nearly 20 years in that role on Friday, April 14. Karyn.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoApr 14th, 2017

Samsung Launches Galaxy J3 Pro In India With Android 5.1 Lollipop

Almost after a year since Samsung launched the Galaxy J3 Pro In China, it has announced the Indian launch, available exclusively on Flipkart in Gold, White, and Black color schemes. The smartphone is priced at Rs 7,990, and surprisingly, the smartpho.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News4 hr. 59 min. ago

Exploring DynamIQ and ARM’s New CPUs: Cortex-A75, Cortex-A55

Another year, another TechDay, and another ARM facility (this time in Cambridge, UK)—can only mean new ARM IP. Over the span of several days, we got an in-depth look at its latest technologies, including DynamIQ, the Mali-G72 GPU, the Cortex-A.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News8 hr. 35 min. ago

A $256 million court victory, but "I still lost"

Ex-Nissan dealer Mike Kahn won big in his case against his lender, but says he's still out "the eight years I spent fighting for my reputation and my name.".....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News8 hr. 51 min. ago

I was struck by lightning yesterday—and boy am I sore

Ars technical director: "I, I, I... think we need to call 911." (credit: Aurich Lawson / Derek Riggs) Around Memorial Day weekend four years ago, Ars Technical Director Jason Marlin was simply minding his own business in a new home office, enj.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News20 hr. 35 min. ago

Google Go-Playing A.I. Retires To Focus On Energy Conservation And Medicine

After "narrowly" beating the world's top Go player, what's left for Google's AlphaGo AI? Engadget reports: Now that it has nothing left to prove, the AI is hanging up its boots and leaving the world of competitive Go behind. AlphaGo's developers from.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 28th, 2017

June 3 Marks Nine Years of the RI Mini Maker Faire

Why does such a small city-state need two Mini Maker Faires? Read more on MAKE The post June 3 Marks Nine Years of the RI Mini Maker Faire appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers......»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Wormable Code-Execution Bug Lurked In Samba For 7 Years

Long-time Slashdot reader williamyf was the first to share news of "a wormable bug [that] has remained undetected for seven years in Samba verions 3.5.0 onwards." Ars Technica reports: Researchers with security firm Rapid7...said they detected 110,00.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Seven dead in India after fake news spread over WhatsApp incites mob violence

A widely shared false rumor on WhatsApp about alleged child abductions led to mob violence in two cities in India. Twenty people have been arrested on rioting and murder charges since the attacks. The post Seven dead in India after fake news spread o.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Gestamp opens randd center near Detroit

Spanish-owned Gestamp North America, a metal parts supplier, opened its first randd facility in the US in suburban Detroit......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

A fascinating graphic novel about the origins of Dungeons & Dragons

Rise of the Dungeon Master explores the people who changed storytelling with D&D. Almost 10 years ago, journalist David Kushner had a chance to interview Gary Gygax and Dave Arneson, the two creators of Dungeons & Dragons, before they died.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

10 Years Later: FileZilla Adds Support For Master Password That Encrypts Your Logins

An anonymous reader writes: "Following years of criticism and user requests, the FileZilla FTP client is finally adding support for a master password that will act as a key for storing FTP login credentials in an encrypted format," reports BleepingCo.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Comcast Customer Satisfaction Drops 6% After TV Price Hikes, ACSI Says

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: Comcast's customer satisfaction score for subscription TV service fell 6 percent in a new survey, putting the company near the bottom of rankings published by the American Customer Satisfaction I.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Music Streaming Service Tidal Loses Third CEO In Two Years

An anonymous reader shares an article: The music-streaming service Tidal is saying goodbye to yet another CEO. Jefffrey Toig, who became the company's CEO in December 2015, is leaving the company. This would make him the third CEO leaving Tidal after.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Don"t scream: The new "Friday the 13th" game is out today

After a slight delay, the first official Friday the 13th game since 1989 is available today on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. If you want to jump right into the action at Camp Crystal Lake, though, you might have to wait for Friday the 13th.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

The Gig Economy Workforce Will Double In Four Years

The number of workers in the so-called gig economy will grow substantially in the coming years, according to a study by Intuit and Emergent Research. By 2021, the study finds, 9.2 million people are going to be working the frontline jobs at companies.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

With Nothing Left To Sell, RadioShack Is Selling Itself To People

RadioShack, an almost 100-year-old American chain of wireless and electronics stores, had a hell of ride at retail. The cradle of building your own electronics at home, and an early participant in the PC revolution, is finally facing the end after a.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

BMW recalls older 7-series cars for doors that could fly open

BMW is recalling 45,484 7-series sedans from the 2005-08 model years because doors may open inadvertently while the vehicle is being driven. Some of the vehicles were recalled in 2012 for the same problem......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Phil Weiser For Colorado Attorney General

Over the past fifteen years, Phil Weiser and I have worked together to make Colorado a stronger, more collaborative, and more innovative entrepreneurial community. Together, we co-chaired Governor Bill Ritter’s Innovation Council, worked to launch.....»»

Category: financeSource:  feldRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Qualcomm To Pay $940M To BlackBerry Limited

San Diego-based Qualcomm has agreed to pay $940M to BlackBerry Limited, in a conclusion of an arbitration case, over overpayment of royalties by BlackBerry to Qualcomm, BlackBerry said on Friday. The agreement comes after an arbitration decision made.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Comcast customer satisfaction drops 6% after TV price hikes, ACSI says

Customers unhappy with Comcast TV and Charter's Time Warner Cable Internet. Comcast’s customer satisfaction score for subscription TV service fell 6 percent in a new survey, putting the company near the bottom of rankings published by the Ame.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017